Monday, 17 November 2014
Want to see real time images of a beating heart?
Ever thought it would be useful as a clinician to be able to see a real time 3D image of your patient's heart beating anywhere and at anytime? Butterfly Network, a startup company run by Jonathan Rothberg is working on a device that can do just this. It is the size of an iPhone that simply needs to be held against a person's chest to display a real time 3D image of their heart beating. Further details are reported to be released within the next 18 months. But for now, if you want to know more, click here.